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vocation
used in Wuthering Heights

3 uses
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Definition
a particular type of job
  • 'He may have done a little in all these vocations, Mr. Lockwood; but I couldn't give my word for any.
    Chapter 10 (5% in)
  • Joseph remained to hector over tenants and labourers; and because it was his vocation to be where he had plenty of wickedness to reprove.
    Chapter 8 (24% in)
  • I did not close my eyes that night, nor did Mr. Linton: indeed, we never went to bed; and the servants were all up long before the usual hour, moving through the house with stealthy tread, and exchanging whispers as they encountered each other in their vocations.
    Chapter 12 (89% in)

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